Carlisle Defends Mavs Owner Cuban Against 'Insidious Fake News' AccusationA media report regarding a sexual assault claim against Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban from 2011 was dismissed on Thursday by Mavs coach Rick Carlisle as “very sad’’ and “fake news (in) the most insidious form.’’
Mavs Slow Recent Slide With Season Sweep Of Wizards, 98-75The Mavericks held the Wizards guards to 28 percent shooting in a 98-75 victory that completed a two-game season sweep of the Eastern Conference playoff contenders
Barnes, Ferrell Lead Mavericks Past Hornets 115-111Barnes had 13 of his 25 points in the fourth quarter, Yogi Ferrell made seven 3-pointers and scored 22 points and the Mavericks fended off fatigue to beat a fresh Charlotte Hornets team 115-111 on Wednesday night.
Mavs Carlisle: A 'Win-Win' To Be Had In ESPN/LaVar Ball ConflictMike Fisher asked the Dallas Mavericks coach if he finds himself in a difficult position after he was critical of ESPN's story about LaVar Ball.
Warriors Steve Kerr: LaVar Ball 'The Kardashian Of The NBA'Golden State coach Steve Kerr called LaVar Ball "the Kardashian of the NBA" on Monday night, and said he thinks the father of Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball has zero credibility.
Suns Rally In 97-91 Comeback Win Against MavericksAlex Len had 14 points and 14 rebounds to help Phoenix rally past the Dallas Mavericks 97-91 on Monday night for its second consecutive victory on the road.
Noel Out Several Weeks With Thumb InjuryAccording to multiple reports, Rick Carlisle says Nerlens Noel has torn ligaments in his thumb and will need surgery.
Irving's 47 Lead Celtics Past MavericksKyrie Irving scored 10 of his season-high 47 points in overtime as the Celtics rallied from 13 points down in the fourth quarter to beat the Dallas Mavericks 110-102 on Monday night
Mavericks Stop 6-Game Slide With Win Over WizardsHarrison Barnes scored 31 points, rookie Dennis Smith Jr. had 22 and the Mavericks snapped a six-game losing streak with a 113-99 victory over John Wall and the Wizards on Tuesday night.
Rooke Smith Jr. Sprains Ankle In Mavericks' Win Over HawksGian Clavell had 19 points, including five 3-pointers, and the visiting Mavericks beat the Hawks 108-94. Maxi Kleber added 16 points.
Rookie Smith Gives Mavs Hope In Nowitzki's 20th SeasonDennis Smith Jr. shrugged at the apparently soaring expectations for the point guard taken by the Dallas Mavericks with their highest draft position since getting Dirk Nowitzki nearly 20 years ago.
Carlisle Says He'll Play Young Players More Down The StretchMavericks' head coach Rick Carlisle told reporters Friday that the young players are going to play a lot of minutes in the final four games of the season.